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Month: October 2009

Property Boundaries and Limitations

landscape-plan1At Lifestyle Landscapes, we always work within the boundary limits of our clients’ property. There are spaces adjacent to, or included in a clients’ property which they may be responsible for maintaining, but limit the use of the property These areas are called Right-of-Ways, Easements and Setbacks.

Setbacks are typically determined by municipalities and are used to contain development within the property lines Typically, structures over 18″

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Ornamental Grass Maintenance

Lifestyle Landscapes often use ornamental grasses in our designs. They are dynamic, bringing movement as well as color and texture to a garden, and, even those that die back in the winter add drama all year long. Grasses generally grow fast, require little maintenance and, once established, do not need a lot of water. Often we are asked how to maintain grasses. Since this week fall has definitely arrived, it is an apt time to discuss ornamental grass maintenance.

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